Buddy Holly

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NTSB Considers to Re-Examine “The Day Music Died” Plane Crash.

The Day Music Died, an incident that occurred in February 3, 1959 of a plane crash that took the lives of 4, Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, J.P “The Big Bopper” and pilot Roger Peterson. The artist […]


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The Day The Music Died

Today marks 55 years since Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper, and Ritchie Valens got on board a plane in Clear Lake, Iowa to get to their next concert date in Fargo, North Dakota. It was […]

94.5 KOOL FM–02/03/2014

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New Beatles Video!

I love finding new material on the Beatles! Now, they have a new video out to help promote their new release of “On Air Live at the BBC Volume 2”. We gave away this new […]

94.5 KOOL FM–11/20/2013

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Bobby Keys On The Crickets’ Rock Hall Induction: “Finally!”

At The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s annual induction ceremony on April 14, the Hall corrected a couple of gaffes in their history: namely, the exclusion of “backing groups.” While singer/frontmen like Smokey Robinson, […]


Michael Jackson Immortalized With Hand And Footprint Ceremony At Grauman's Chinese Theatre

Comets And Crickets And Miracles…Oh My!

What do the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Comets[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Crickets[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Miracles[/lastfm] have in common?  We know they are all backing groups for legendary singers.  But, they share yet another common thread.  Do you know what it is?


Buddy Holly Tribute Concert Setlist

Yesterday would have been [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Buddy Holly[/lastfm]’s 75th birthday, had we not lost him at age 22.  To honor the late great, a tribute concert was held at the Music Box in Hollywood.  Listen To […]


Listen: Paul McCartney On Buddy Holly’s ‘It’s So Easy’

Paul McCartney Photo Galleryview gallery Rave On Buddy Holly features 19 cover versions of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Buddy Holly[/lastfm]’s greatest hits. The star-studded cast of musicians includes long standing rock ‘n’ roll heavyweights like [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Paul McCartney[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Patti […]


Video Classics: ‘That’ll Be the Day’ – Buddy Holly

Here’s one to stump even some of the true [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beatles[/lastfm] fans out there the next time you want to hit them with some trivia. This classic by [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Buddy Holly[/lastfm] also happened to be […]


Buddy Holly got his star this week

And I have unreleased [lastfm]Buddy Holly[/lastfm] tracks. J.T blogged earlier about[lastfm]Buddy Holly[/lastfm] getting his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame this week.  It’s an odd group that included [lastfm]The Go Go’s[/lastfm], Ed Harris, Ridley […]


Buddy Holly FINALLY gets his…

51 years after [lastfm]Buddy Holly[/lastfm] died in that tragic plane crash (“the day the music died”), he’s getting his star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame.  They just released the list of 2011 inductees, and […]